Situated at the very bottom of the Salento peninsula on the Ionic shore, just a stone’s throw away from spectacular sandy beaches - such as the ‘Maldives of Salento’- the little village of Patù offers a friendly atmosphere and a rich display of historic sites. There, Casale Il Pozzo, a delightful and elegant accommodation, provides for a unique and memorable holiday.
Casale Il Pozzo has been beautifully renovated and is surrounded by a manicured garden with a superbheated swimmingpool. The property includes 5 apartments + 1 studio, some with typical high star-vaulted ceilings, which can also be rented separately. With a total of 6 double bedrooms, 2 twin bedrooms + 9 single beds (sofa beds or chair beds) it can accommodate up to 25 people. Also featured: 8 bathrooms with showers, 5 living/dining rooms with cooking area, a large lounge with sofas, a large dining room, and a large, fully equipped kitchen.
The outdoor area is probably what makes this property uniquely attractive: a vast garden area with garden furniture, gazebo, lounge chairs, promises magic moments of pure relaxation. On top of this, each apartment has its own private yard.
Please note: all the double bedrooms can be turned into twin bedrooms and vice versa, thanks to a special innovative mattress connecting device.
Apt. A, sleeps 4+2 (1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom + 2): includes 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom and a sofa bed in the living room, 2 bathrooms with showers and a living/dining room with a cooking area. Attached to this apartment is a private courtyard with access from the living room.
Apt. B, sleeps 4+2 (1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom + 2): includes 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, 2 bathrooms with showers, a large lounge with sofas, a large dining room, a large fully equipped dine-in kitchen featuring an electric oven, dishwasher and big refrigerator/freezer, and an attached private yard.
Apt. C1, sleeps 2+2 (1 double bedroom + 2): includes 1 double bedroom, a living/dining room with a sofa bed and a cooking area, 1 bathroom with a shower and an attached private yard.
Apt. C2, sleeps 2+2 (1 double bedroom + 2): includes 1 double bedroom, a living/dining room with a sofa bed and a cooking area, 1 bathroom with a shower and an attached private yard.
Apt. C3, sleeps 2 (1 double bedroom): from the big courtyard a short flight of stairs leads up to this apartment on the first floor. It includes 1 living room with double bed, a cooking area, 1 bathroom with a shower and an attached private terrace.
Monolocale C4, sleeps 3 (1 double bedroom + 1 chair-bed): from the big courtyard a short flight of stairs leads up to this studio flat on the first floor. It includes a sleeping area and a living area with 1 chair-bed which are divided by a shield made of cherry wood and glass, 1 bathroom with a shower. It also features a private, small, shady terrace of 25 square metres, screened by plants and equipped with dining table seating 4 guests and deck chairs.
- Lava stone barbecue;
- Wood burning barbecue;
- Professional billiard table;
- Italian breakfast (8,00 € per person);
- Dinner, beverage not included (28,00 € per adult, 12,00 € per child under 12 y.o.).
Patù was founded on the ruins of the ancient town of Vereto after it was destroyed by the Moors. It is situated in the south of the Salento peninsula, only a few kilometres from famed tourist resorts such as Santa Maria di Leuca (farthest tip of the Salento peninsula and the divide between the Adriatic and Ionic waters) and Salve, a seaside resort with spectacular sand beaches. Because of its outstanding natural landscapes featuring the Mediterranean scrub, Patù is a protected natural area.
DistancesTo the sea: 6 km-drive to sandy beaches in Felloniche and flat rocks and pebble beaches in San Gregorio; large and long sand beaches called “Maldive” 10 km away, in Pescoluse; at 7km, in Torre Vado, boats can be rented for daily excursions.
Nearest beach club: 7 km, Lido Venere in Torre Vado.
Main square and grocery shopping (Patù): 200 m
Restaurants (Patù): 200 m
Santa Maria di Leuca (de Finibus Terrae): 7 km
Otranto (famous for its beautiful Cathedral and beaches): 43 km
Gallipoli (the last outpost of the Magna Grecia): 43 km
Lecce (the capital of the Baroque): 65 km
Acaya 18-hole golf club: 75 km
Brindisi (airport): 126 km
Bari (airport): 246 km
The weekly price includes: electricity, water and gas utility charges, bed & bath linen change on Saturdays; gardening and pool maintenance service. Shared laundry area available (on demand). Rates do not include the final cleaning bill of € 400,00 and the cost of heating over the winter months (based on consumption, € 2,00 per m3 of methane). Security deposit € 1.000,00. On request: bed linen change at € 15,00 for double bed, and € 12,00 for single bed; bath linen (three pieces) change: small towel € 5,00, medium towel € 8,00 and large towel € 10,00; bath mat change at € 6,00. Housekeeping service at € 12,00 per hour per person. Please know that, as provided by the law, a tourist tax of € 1,00 per person per day (max. 7 consecutive days) will be charged for stays taking place between 01st July and 31st August. Children under 12 y.o. are exempt.
FYI: pets are allowed only on request, subject to the property's specific regulation.